Culture

June 23, 2014

Why We Still Don't See Working Men as Fathers
12:00 AM

The “Leave It To Beaver” days still haunt us. 

June 22, 2014

The Case of the Disappearing Woman
What we see when we look at a woman in hijab

What we see when we look at a woman in hijab.

Towards an Ethic of World Cup Fandom
A philosopher in Brazil ruminates on how to be a good fan
5:39 PM

A philosopher in Brazil ruminates on how to be a good fan

Its Dragons Felled, Bosnia Reflects on Defeat
A nation’s dream comes to an end.
10:25 AM

A nation’s dream comes to an end.

June 21, 2014

How the CIA Stole 'Dr. Zhivago'
The novel stood in subtle opposition to much that Soviet life tried to destroy
8:00 PM

The novel stood in subtle opposition to much that Soviet life tried to destroy.

As Colombia Celebrates the World Cup, a Constant Reminder of War
You just have to turn on the radio.
1:27 PM

You just have to turn on the radio. 

The Team That Refuses to Die
Greece is down on points but full of fight.

Greece is down on points but full of fight. 

An Open Letter to England Fans: Uncle Sam Wants You!
There’s no need to be afraid, you might actually like what you find.
11:41 AM

There’s no need to be afraid, you might actually like what you find.

Photos: Brazilian Vendors, Sticking it to FIFA, Set Up a DIY Fan Fest of Their Own
Matthew Niederhauser’s World Cup Photo Diary: Day Five

The big screen wasn't as fancy, but the throng of fans didn't mind 

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